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Old 08-16-2008, 09:50 PM   #1
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I'm not lazy just goofed with some paint. Turded all over my NY code copy. Can any one out t/here quote or otherwise reference the section of NY code that spec's the size of windows in a NY (not city) renovation of a bedroom. _And_ the conditions under which such window work is required? Got an HO hoppin' mad because the town says they need a variance for the dinky windows the arch. spec'd (8 months agao). Yes, the arch is on vaykay. brother. If you can't quote it, the section # is helpful too -- my library is open tomorrow...

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Old 08-18-2008, 04:42 PM   #2
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Opening minimum is 5.7 sq ft except grade floor openings are 5 sq ft.

min opening is 20" x 24" NYS Building code sec. R310.1

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